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STAFF FILM REPORT 66-5A


Published 1966


Department of Defense

PIN 27007

STAFF FILM REPORT 66-5A

VIETNAM - COMBAT AND OTHER ACTIVITY, JANUARY 1966 - 173D AIRBORNE BRIGADE, 1ST INFANTRY DIVISION, 25TH INFANTRY DIVISION, AND A SPECIAL TC AIR RECOVERY UNIT.



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Reviewer: Jilly9 - - January 7, 2012
Subject: January 1966 in Vietnam
January 8 B-52 bombing strike in Iron Triangle. Operation Crimp - 173d Airborne Division & Australian troops. Howitzer operation is shown.

Lai Khe - January 15th 1st Inf Division 28th Infantry participate in Operation Buckskin.

Vung Tau - January 18th USNS General Walker delivers the 25th Div Tropic Lighting troops. They debark & General Westmoreland welcomes them. Operation Green Light delivers them via air to their staging area. Later, a convoy of their vehicles joins them.

Saigon - January 22nd terrorist bomb explodes in Saigon.

Tan Son Nhut Air Field - helicopter rotor spare parts are vital; one is shown being unpacked. Also shown is a wing of U-1A Otter aircraft being replaced.

Hickam AFB Hawaii - Operation Blue Light has been completed 8 days ahead of schedule. Crew is congratulated. Elements of the 25th Inf and cargo were transported to Pleiku.


Honolulu Hawaii - 25th Inf Project Helping Hand helps housing project in Vietnam. Boy & Girl Scout collect items for needy Vietnamese.





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